Category: Biographies / General
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 5 July 2012
Number of pages: 320
ALL AUTHOR PROCEEDS DONATED TO THE AMY WINEHOUSE FOUNDATION. No. 1 Sunday Times Bestseller. "Amy, My Daughter", the official biography. For the first time fans can follow Amy's incredible story in full and discover the truth behind the headlines. With never before seen photos and personal notes and drawings, this book brings together the many layers of Amy's life - the personal, the private and the public. From Amy's mischievous early years, her rise to stardom and to her much publicised struggles with addiction, this is the definitive book on an iconic figure who, although tragically taken at an early age, has left a musical legacy that will enthral audiences for many years to come. All proceeds from the book will be donated to The Amy Winehouse Foundation, the charity that Mitch has established in Amy's name to help children and young adults facing difficulty and adversity in their lives.
What the papers say:
'Can't fail to move.' The Sunday Times 'An unsparing portrait of addiction ... refreshingly free of rose-tinting.' The Times 'Mitch does a fine job of fleshing out his daughter in all contradictory glory.' Observer 'An unflinchingly honest memoir.' Independent 'The inside story of a pop tragedy ... Told with courage, clarity and warmth.' Q magazine 'A fitting tribute to her incredible story.' Now magazine 'An intimate account' Look magazine 'A tender portrait of Amy.' Camden New Journal
Mitch Winehouse is a 60 year old black cab driver from North London whose passion for jazz heavily influenced the musical direction of his daughter, Amy. He now devotes his time to raising funds for The Amy Winehouse Foundation, the charity established to help young people facing difficulty in their life.
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